SPEC SELECT(TM) II spring selection software enables users to export a 2D drawing to a CAD drawing system for real-world prototyping. The program is a Windows-based one and works on any Windows or Windows NT system. SPEC SELECT II searches for products based on absolute values of length and load deflection, estimates spring cycle length for a specified application, sorts spring features based on criteria selected by the user, and exports graphics and product data to a CAD program.
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Festo's BionicKangaroo combines pneumatic and electrical drive technology, plus very precise controls and condition monitoring. Like a real kangaroo, the BionicKangaroo robot harvests the kinetic energy of each takeoff and immediately uses it to power the next jump.
Design News and Digi-Key presents: Creating & Testing Your First RTOS Application Using MQX, a crash course that will look at defining a project, selecting a target processor, blocking code, defining tasks, completing code, and debugging.
Focus on Fundamentals consists of 45-minute on-line classes that cover a host of technologies. You learn without leaving the comfort of your desk. All classes are taught by subject-matter experts and all are archived. So if you can't attend live, attend at your convenience.